Alcohol Relapse Risk after Liver Transplant


Harmful drinking after liver transplantation is defined as alcohol consumption greater than 40g/d (3 drinks/day) associated with the presence of alcohol-related damage (either physical) or mental. Despite these predictors, this study & previous studies did not find any change in overall survival in patients with alcohol relapse after liver transplantation.


De Gottardi A et al.

Archives of Internal Medicine 2007 June 11, 167 (11): 1183-8

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